Label: IBUPROFEN- ibuprofen capsule, liquid filled

  • Category: HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL
  • DEA Schedule: None
  • Marketing Status: Abbreviated New Drug Application

Drug Label Information

Updated 12/12

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  • Active ingredient (in each capsule)

    Solubilized ibuprofen equal to 200 mg ibuprofen (NSAID)*

    (present as the free acid and potassium salt)

    *nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug

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  • Purpose

    Pain reliever/fever reducer

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  • Uses

    • temporarily relieves minor aches and pains due to:
      • headache
      • muscular aches
      • minor pain of arthritis
      • toothache
      • backache
      • the common cold
      • menstrual cramps
    • temporarily reduces fever
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  • Warnings

    Allergy alert: Ibuprofen may cause a severe allergic reaction, especially in people allergic to aspirin. Symptoms may include:

    • hives
    • facial swelling
    • asthma (wheezing)
    • shock
    • skin reddening
    • rash
    • blisters

    If an allergic reaction occurs, stop use and seek medical help right away.

    Stomach bleeding warning: This product contains an NSAID, which may cause severe stomach bleeding. The chance is higher if you:

    • are age 60 or older
    • have had stomach ulcers or bleeding problems
    • take a blood thinning (anticoagulant) or steroid drug
    • take other drugs containing prescription or nonprescription NSAIDs [aspirin, ibuprofen, naproxen, or others]
    • have 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this product
    • take more or for a longer time than directed

    Do not use

    • if you have ever had an allergic reaction to any other pain reliever/fever reducer
    • right before or after heart surgery

    Ask a doctor before use if

    • the stomach bleeding warning applies to you
    • you have problems or serious side effects from taking pain relievers or fever reducers
    • you have a history of stomach problems, such as heartburn
    • you have high blood pressure, heart disease, liver cirrhosis, kidney disease or asthma
    • you are taking a diuretic

    Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are

    • under a doctor's care for any serious condition
    • taking aspirin for heart attack or stroke, because ibuprofen may decrease this benefit of aspirin
    • taking any other drug

    When using this product

    • take with food or milk if stomach upset occurs
    • the risk of heart attack or stroke may increase if you use more than directed or for longer than directed

    Stop use and ask a doctor if

    • you experience any of the following signs of stomach bleeding:
      • feel faint
      • have bloody or black stools
      • vomit blood
      • have stomach pain that does not get better
    • pain gets worse or lasts more than 10 days
    • fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days
    • redness or swelling is present in the painful area
    • any new symptoms appear

    If pregnant or breast- feeding,

    ask a health professional before use. It is especially important not to use ibuprofen during the last 3 months of pregnancy unless definitely directed to do so by a doctor because it may cause problems in the unborn child or complications during delivery.

    Keep out of reach of children.

    In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

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  • Directions

    • do not take more than directed
    • the smallest effective dose should be used
    • adults and children 12 years and over:
      • take 1 capsule every 4 to 6 hours while symptoms persist
      • if pain or fever does not respond to 1 capsule, 2 capsules may be used
      • do not exceed 6 capsules in 24 hours, unless directed by a doctor
    • children under 12 years: ask a doctor
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  • Other information

    • each capsule contains: potassium 20 mg
    • read all warnings and directions before use
    • store at 20° to 25°C (68° to 77°F)
    • avoid excessive heat above 40°C (104°F). Protect from light.
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  • Inactive ingredients

    FD&C blue #1, gelatin, pharmaceutical ink, polyethylene glycol, potassium hydroxide, purified water, sorbitan, sorbitol

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  • Questions or Comments?

    Call 1-800-289-8343 Monday- Friday 9AM-4PM CST

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  • Principal Display Panel

    †Compare to Advil® Liqui-Gels® active ingredient

    EASY-OPEN CAP

    Ibuprofen

    Capsules, 200 mg

    Pain Reliever/Fever Reducer (NSAID)

    THIS PACKAGE FOR HOUSEHOLDS WITHOUT YOUNG CHILDREN

    SUPPORTING THE FIGHT AGAINST BREAST CANCER††

    Softgels**

    **(LIQUID FILLED CAPSULES)

    †This product is not manufactured or distributed by Pfizer Consumer Healthcare, owner of the registered trademark Advil® Liqui-Gels®.

    DISTRIBUTED BY HY-VEE, INC., WEST DES MOINES, IA  50266

    SATISFACTION GUARANTEED, CALL 1-800-289-8343  www.hy-vee.com

    ††HY-VEE® proudly donates a portion of each purchase to breast cancer early detection and research.

    Do not use if seal under bottle cap imprinted with "SEALED for YOUR PROTECTION" is broken or missing.

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  • Product Label

    Ibuprofen 200 mg

    Hy-Vee Ibuprofen Capsules, 200 mg

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  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    IBUPROFEN 
    ibuprofen capsule, liquid filled
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:42507-198
    Route of Administration ORAL DEA Schedule     
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    IBUPROFEN (UNII: WK2XYI10QM) (IBUPROFEN - UNII:WK2XYI10QM) IBUPROFEN 200 mg
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient Name Strength
    FD&C BLUE NO. 1 (UNII: H3R47K3TBD)  
    GELATIN (UNII: 2G86QN327L)  
    POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS (UNII: 3WJQ0SDW1A)  
    POTASSIUM HYDROXIDE (UNII: WZH3C48M4T)  
    WATER (UNII: 059QF0KO0R)  
    SORBITOL (UNII: 506T60A25R)  
    SORBITAN (UNII: 6O92ICV9RU)  
    Product Characteristics
    Color BLUE Score no score
    Shape CAPSULE Size 19mm
    Flavor Imprint Code IB200
    Contains     
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:42507-198-27 80 in 1 BOTTLE
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    ANDA ANDA078682 01/15/2013
    Labeler - Hy-Vee (006925671)
    Registrant - P and L Development of New York Corporation (800014821)
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